Grégoire Pouget

Web, information, digital safety

Gregoire Pouget

Born: 03/04/1977
Personnal website : Barbablog

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Webdesign: Adobe suite, Gimp, Acorn
Web development: html5, javascript, css, less, PHP, SQL, CMS, WordPress addict
Administration: Apache2, iptables, varnish
Digital security: Tor, VPN, TrueCrypt, OTR, PGP


Création of RSF' training programm and tutorials on digital safety
Animation of digital safety workshops for journalists an netizens in several countries


Preparation of press releases and repports focused on online surveillance and censorship


English fluent, French (native)


Linux, Windows, Mac. Strong preference for Free and Open Source Softwares
Strong interest for new online narrative structures and related technologies

Professional background

Reporters sans frontières (RSF), NGO

Since July 2012

Head of New Media Desk: I am involved in projects aiming at combating online surveillance and censorship. Selection and distribution of a set of circumvention tools, creation of tutorials, animation of digital security workshops for journalists and netizens, censorship monitoring, advocacy.

July 2010, July 2012

Webmaster / IT Manager: I managed technical aspects of RSF' websites. I created new online services and handled the maintenance and development of internal tools (emails, groupware, network, CRM, etc.).

31 DESIGN, Web Agency

September 2008, July 2010

I created my own company and worked as a freelance webdesigner and webdevelopper. This allowed me to discover new aspects of this job: selling a project, manage a customer relationship, commercial prospection.

CNET Networks, online media group

February 2006, september 2008

Web editor / Webdesigner: In collaboration with the technical team, I worked on several digital projects: websites redesign, creation of new online services and content types. My main priorities within these project were accessibility, Search Engine Optimization and speed optimization

Cegid, software editor

November 2000, February 2006

As a Webmaster, I managed costumers dedicated websites. I worked on several online application redesign (UI) and on the company's Search Engine Optimisation strategy.

L'ile des médias, online media group

November 1999, november 2000

During my multimedia degree, I worked at l'île des médias as an online journalist.


Post graduate degree in computer sciences

University of Marne-la-Vallée, September 2000, with Honnors

Master degree in History

University of Marne-la-Vallée, September 1998, with High Distinction

Bachelor’s degree in sociology

University of Marne la vallée, June 1995

Personnal realisations


I edit a professional blog (4000 uv / month)

JHack is a set of events, trainings, conferences, workshops which aim at connecting journalists, hackers and hactivists. The content of the past events and worksops is available online:

Travel diary, USA 2005

A blog on my three weeks roadtrip in the US, from New-York to San Francisco.

Hong Kong Blog 2007

As a designer at CNET, I had the opportunity to spend two weeks in Hong-Kong on a business trip. I set up a new blogging platform and tried a new kind of narrative structure to tell this story: Mobloging. I was using a blackberry. It was so fancy back in those ancient times. A frenchy in Hong Kong

This online CV... generated by a CMS I created from scratch.

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